8/30/2022 - Arms & Armor: Timed Auction - ends 9/9

Past Auction

August 30, 2022 12:00 PM EDT Cincinnati


Cowan’s September timed online auction features a large selection of antique shotguns from makers such as Edward Lang (lots 9109 and 9115) and Charles Moore (lot 9100). 

From the collection Ralph Edward Smith is a large assortment of WWII-era Japanese military arms  (lots 9170 through 9208) and other military arms from the period.

Also included is a variety of antique military arms, revolvers, and edged weapons. 


Emma Fulmer
ATF Compliance Manager & Senior Coordinator, Arms & Armor

Auction Begins Closing
Friday, September 9, 2022 - 12:00 pm (extended bidding available) 

By Appointment Only 

Timed Auction
Special Collections items are available for absentee bidding only. You can browse the catalog and place bids at any time.

Absentee Bidding
This platform operates using the "proxibid" method - you may place a high bid and the system will bid on your behalf up to that limit.

5-Minute Closing Rule
Starting at 12:00 PM (Noon) on the Final Date, all lots will close starting with lot #1. There will be a 1 minute period between each item until all items close.

Extended Bidding
Any bids placed within 5 minutes of the closing time will extend bidding by another 15 minutes. This rule will apply continuously until no bids are placed within the 5 minute period.

Email Notification
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-each time you place a bid
-when you are outbid on any lot
-at the close of the auction if you are the high bidder

End of the Auction
You will receive an invoice detailing the hammer price, a buyer's premium charge, sales tax (when applicable) and a shipping quote. To schedule a payment, contact us at payment@cowans.com, or call our office at 513-871-1670.

Buyer's Premium
20% added to the final price of each item sold in this auction

Exhibition Times

Contact Info

Emma Fulmer